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A Quick chance for more cycle cash in Scotland?

…liability in relation to road accidents, and urges local authorities to meet growing demand for high-quality walking and cycling infrastructure, extend 20mph speed limits in built-up areas and provide walking…

Cycling is not dangerous – it’s bad driving

…occurred when a vehicle passed too close and clipped the bike. Once again, the most ‘at risk’ period was the evening rush hour and on roads where the speed limit

Why no posts?

…bus lane, I took a certain delight in free wheeling past a car travelling at the 30 mph speed limit, especially as this was perfectly legal. Section 84 of the…

A gentle breeze to the Border

…– 04:35:24 Max Speed – 55.7 Km/h Ave Speed – 18.8 KM/h Vertical climb – ca. 930 m Cycle Route 173990 – via Bikemap.net – Open Route in Bikemap App…

Some thoughts on cycling safety

…do not jump red lights, the Highway Code applies to you too Think bike. Expect to see cyclists, and take care. Slow down and drive smoothly. Keep within speed limits….

A storm in December

…had to be closed for a time. The rail system was restricted to a 50 MPH (80 Km/h) speed limit, but the rail bridges remained open. This is probably due…

A short walk in the Lammermuirs

…stats for the day for anyone who is interested are: Distance cycled – 66.1 Km Time spent riding – 03:17:36 Max Speed – 69.4 Km/h Ave Speed – 20.1 Km/h…

Cycle Round Arran (Part 2)

…– 53.6 Km Time spent riding – 2:44:56 Max Speed – 54.4 Km/h Ave Speed – 19.5 Km/h Cycle Route 478303 – via Bikemap.net – Open Route in Bikemap App…

Spinning down to Duns

…– 04:29:26 Max Speed – 56.2 Km/h Ave Speed – 19.3 Km/h Vertical climb – ca. 620 m Cycle Route 688502 – via Bikemap.net – Open Route in Bikemap App…

Will we get a Golden Legacy?

…only 50%! Just think about how many drivers actually keep to the 30 mph speed limit, surveys have shown that the majority of drivers admit to exceeding it some or…

Slave to the machine

Since getting a cycle computer for Christmas, I have found that, when riding, I have become more and more focused on keeping my speed above the journey average. I have…

Back from the Border

…– 04:26:48 Max Speed – 56.0 Km/h Ave Speed – 20.2 Km/h Vertical climb – ca. 860 m Cycle Route 178677 – via Bikemap.net – Open Route in Bikemap App…

Coasts and Castles, a ride along the NCN1/76 (Part 3): Dunbar to Edinburgh

…a hill just outside of Gifford, there was a Speed Indicator Device which showed my speed to be 33 mph (53.1 Km/h), so I stopped pedalling and coasted into the…

Isn’t it time to end the Taliban approach to road safety?

…conditions. Sadly, the latter conditions are not so strictly observed or enforced. A car driven at 20mph or above can easily do as much damage to the human body as…

Thoughts on the A9

…enforcement the rules of the road. There are only two fixed speed cameras (between Perth and Inverness), police patrols are rare, and there are no average speed cameras. If the…

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